TITLE

Suarez Retains Power in Spain

AUTHOR(S)
Whelan, Ed
PUB. DATE
March 1979
SOURCE
Harvard International Review;Mar1979, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the political career of Adolfo Suarez, prime minister of Spain, as well as his administration. Suarez was appointed by King Juan Carlos I in July 1976, which understandably distressed the Spaniards. In June 1977, Spain held its first election in 40 years and voters retained him in power. Suarez has established a functioning government without having to resort to forming a coalition and in 1978 he decided to dissolve the legislature and called for new elections.
ACCESSION #
21849915

 

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